He thought he would like to get a kick of "white mule" to put a little heart in him.
A white mule, which had carried no load for the past ten days, was frozen to death.
A white mule with red trappings, led by a varlet, carried Sir Nigel's own napery and table comforts.
Up in the headings of one of the entries—so the story went—lived the ghost of a white mule.
The white mule ...